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  1. Do You Know Me? (William Miller, 1964 Republican Vice Presidential Candidate)

    DO YOU KNOW ME?
    Dec 14, 2001 - © John S. Cooper

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  2. Biographies of Scientists: Dorothy Crowfoot Hodgkin - The British Chemist

    Dorothy Crowfoot was born May 12, 1910, in Cairo Egypt to John and Grace Mary Crowfoot (nee Hood). He ...
  3. Biographies of Scientists: Linus Pauling - Molecular Biologist

    Linus Carl Pauling was born February 28, 1901, in Portland Oregon to Herman and Lucy Isabelle (Darling) ...
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  4. Ireland's Mythical History - Jonathan Swift

    “Old men and comets have been reverenced for the same reason: their long beards, and pretences to foretell ...
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  5. Charles Francis Adams: Unsung Hero

    Jun 2, 2000 - © John S. Cooper

    Charles Francis Adams was the son of a President and ...
  6. Biographies of Scientists: John von Neumann - A Lifetime of Contributions

    John von Neumann was born Janos Neumann on December 28, 1903, in Budapest. He was the oldest of three ...
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  7. Biographies of Scientists: Meave Leakey - Searching for the Ancestors of Man

    Meave Epps received a B.S. in zoology from the University of North Wales and headed to Africa. She found ...
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  8. Biographies of Scientists: Jewel Plummer Cobb - Hope against Cancer and for Achieveme

    Dr. Jewel Plummer Cobb is a nationally known scientist and educator. She has been recognized and honored ...
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  9. Biographies of Scientists: Gilbert Newton Lewis - Teacher and Researcher

    Gilbert Newton Lewis was born October 23, 1875, in Weymouth Landing, Massachusetts. He was home schooled ...
  10. Biographies of Scientists: Edwin Hubble - Astronomer with a Bang

    Edwin Hubble was born November 20, 1889. His father was John Powell Hubble and his mother was Virginia ...
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  11. Biographies of Scientists: William Rankine - A Leader in Early Thermodynamics

    William John MacQuorn Rankine was born July 5, 1820, in Edinburgh, Aryshire, Scotland. He received his ...
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  12. History Blog: Cherokee Nation - Cherokee Brigadier General Stand Watie

    Stand Watie was born in Georgia in the year 1806 or 1807. He had a brother named Buck, who took on the ...
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  13. History Blog: Cherokee Nation - Belle Starr - Bandit Queen?

    Belle Starr has been portrayed by legend and film as a gun-toting, horse-thieving outlaw. But the facts ...
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  14. History Blog: Cherokee Nation - Nancy Ward Beloved Woman of the Cherokee

    Nan-ye'hi was born the daughter of Fivekiller and Tame Doe of the Wolf Clan, Cherokee in Chota, Blount ...
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  15. History Blog: Hannibal (247 - 183 BC)

    INTRODUCTION: What can we say about him? The "thunderlight" (This was the meaning of his surname) ...
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  16. History Blog: Martin Luther's Influence on European History

    Martin Luther (1483-1546) is one of the most famous European historical figures. This is because he ...
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  17. The Other American Vice President

    In the back of virtually every American History textbook you will find a list of American Presidents ...

    Updated 07-05-2015 at 01:11 AM by mugwump53

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  18. Julia Dent Grant - Fair, Fat, and Forty

    Julia Dent Grant, wife of President Ulysses S. Grant (1869-1877), changed the role of the First Lady. ...

    Updated 12-28-2014 at 04:42 AM by mugwump53

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  19. Silent Cal Coolidge

    Calvin Coolidge was known more for what he didn't say than what he did say. Nicknamed "Silent Cal," ...

    Updated 07-05-2015 at 01:09 AM by mugwump53

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  20. Andrew Jackson and the Eaton Affair - A National Soap Opera

    The scandals of President Clinton are nothing compared to some of our past presidents. One, the Eaton ...

    Updated 07-05-2015 at 01:14 AM by mugwump53

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